Manville, New Jersey Affordable Housing

Affordable Housing programs support 0 income based apartments in Manville where households pay rent based on how much they earn.

There are 0 affordable apartments in Manville that offer reduced rents to low-income households.

Waiting Lists in Manville, New Jersey

There is one Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list open in Manville.

Go to the New Jersey Section 8 Waiting Lists page for more openings near Manville.

Affordable Housing Near Manville

View affordable apartments and waiting lists in cities near Manville

City Apartments
Somerset, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 14 apartment communities in Somerset.
Bridgewater, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 8 apartment communities in Bridgewater.
Bedminster, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Bedminster.
Warren, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 3 apartment communities in Warren.
Somerville, NJ Affordable Housing programs support 2 apartment communities in Somerville.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Manville, New Jersey

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)
Go to the New Jersey Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Manville.

Manville, New Jersey Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Manville, New Jersey

Manville features 0 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Manville, New Jersey

There are 0 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Manville.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Manville, New Jersey

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Manville landlords $1,000 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $500 towards rent in Manville.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Manville, New Jersey for a two-bedroom apartment is between $1,725 and $2,109.

2023 Manville, New Jersey Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Manville, New Jersey Fair Market Rent $1,336 $1,515 $1,917 $2,333 $2,575
Manville, New Jersey Payment Standard Range $1,202 to $1,470 $1,364 to $1,667 $1,725 to $2,109 $2,100 to $2,566 $2,318 to $2,833

Sourced from federal housing data and AffordableHousingOnline.com research.

Manville, NJ Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 0
Total Low Income Apartments 0
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 0
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 35.42%
Average Renter Household Size 2.84
Average Household Size 2.76
Median Household Income $64,514 ±$4,486
Median Rent $1,266 ±$102
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 47.32% ± 10.75pp
Total Population 10,454

Population and Household Demographics

Manville is a city in Somerset County, New Jersey with a population of 10,454. There are 3,789 households in the city with an average household size of 2.76 persons. 35.42% of households in Manville are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Manville

The median gross income for households in Manville is $64,514 a year, or $5,376 a month. The median rent for the city is $1,266 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Manville, a household making less than $4,220 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 47.32% of households who rent are overburdened in Manville.

Area Median Income In Manville

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Manville, the AMI is calculated from all households within Somerset County.

In Manville, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $135,600

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Manville

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Manville

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Manville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$28,500 $32,600 $36,650 $40,700 $44,000 $47,250 $50,500 $53,750
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Manville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$47,500 $54,250 $61,050 $67,800 $73,250 $78,650 $84,100 $89,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Manville AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$63,000 $72,000 $81,000 $90,000 $97,200 $104,400 $111,600 $118,800